23rd January 2016

Railway Touring Company
The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express

Locos Used 57313 & steam: 44871 & 45407 'The Lancashire Fusilier'
Stock Used 35517?+99127+99122+99316+13320+99121+3143+99371+1861+4973+5032+99304

Route : 
1Z61 : Manchester Victoria to Carlisle
1Z63 : Carlisle to Manchester Victoria

Loco(s) Route
44871 + 45407 (1) Manchester Victoria - Ordsall Lane Jn - Eccles - Parkside Jn - Golborne Jn - Wigan North Western - Farington Jn - Blackburn - Clitheroe - Hellifield - Settle Jn - (via S&C) - Petteril Bridge Jn - Carlisle
44871 + 45407 (1) Carlisle - (via WCML) - Wigan North Western - (reverse of outward route) - Manchester Victoria

Notes :
(1) 57313 on rear.
(2) 44871 & 45407 replaced the hoped for first run of 60103 'Flying Scotsman' after its major overhaul.
(3) This tour was originally advertised to be routed out via Shap and return via S&C.

Source : Nick Bartlett

Timings (Booked & actual)
(from Realtime Trains)

Location Booked Actual
Manchester Victoria 06.20d [P3] 06.44 [P3]
Deal Street Jn 06/22 06/46
Ordsall Lane Jn 06/25 06/50
Eccles 06/29 06/55
Astley 06/35 07/00
Parkside Jn 06/45 07/09
Golborne Jn 06/48 [DF] 07/12
Springs Branch Jn 06/56 07/18
Wigan South Jn 06/57 ?
Wigan North Western 06.58a ~ 07.00d [P5] 07.21 ~ 07.24 [P5]
Balshaw Lane Jn 07/11 07/36
Euxton Jn 07/14 07/38
Farington Jn 07/18 07/45
Lostock Hall Jn 07/23 07/48
Blackburn 07.39a ~ 07.41d [P1] 08.03 ~ 08.05 [P2]
Daisyfield Jn 07/44 08/08
Langho 07/54 [P2] ?
Clitheroe 08/05 [P2] 08/24
Horrocksford Jn 08/07 08/25
Hellifield 08/35 08/45
Hellifield [Goods Loop] 08w37 ~ 09w01 [DGL] 08.47 ~ 09.45 [DGL]
Settle Jn 09/08 09/52
Horton-in-Ribblesdale 09/23 ?
Ribblehead 09/32 10/11
Blea Moor 09/36 10/13
Garsdale 09/49 10/24
Ais Gill 09/52 ?
Mallerstang 09/57 ?
Kirkby Stephen 10/01 10/34
Ormside 10/11 ?
Appleby 10w14 ~ 10w33 10.45 ~ 11.08
Kirkby Thore SB 10/41 11/16
Culgaith SB 10/44 11/19
Lazonby & Kirkoswald 10/53 ?
Low House Crossing SB 11/00 11/34
How & Co Sidings 11/04 11/38
Petteril Bridge Jn 11/11 11/42
London Road Jn 11/12 ?
Carlisle 11.15a [P3] ~ 14.14d [P3] 11.45 [P3] ~ 14.14 [P3]
Penrith North Lakes 14/39 [P1] 14/39 [P1]
Eden Valley [Goods Loop] 14*46 ~ 15*07 [UGL] 14.47 ~ 15.13
Shap Summit ? ?
Tebay 15/29 15/34
Oxenholme Lake District 15/43 [P1] 15/49
Carnforth North Jn 16/03 16/07
Carnforth U&DGL 16w06 ~ 16w51 16w09 ~ 16w51 [U&DGL2]
Morecambe South Jn 16/59 16/58
Lancaster 17/02 [UF] 17/00 [UF]
Garstang & Catteral 17/14 17/11
Preston 17.29a ~ 17.40d [P6] 17.24 ~ 17.38 [P6]
Ribble Jn 17/42 [UF-US] ?
Farington Curve Jn 17/45 17/42
Farington Jn 17/47 17/44
Euxton Jn 17/53 17/48
Balshaw Lane Jn 18/05 [UF] 17/57
Wigan North Western 18.16a ~ 18.18d [P4] 18.09 ~ 18.13 [P4]
Wigan South Jn 18/19 ?
Springs Branch Jn  18/20 [SL] 18/19
Golborne Jn 18/41 18/44
Parkside Jn 18/44 18/48
Astley 18/52 18/55
Eccles 18/59 19/00
Ordsall Lane Jn 19/06 19/03
Deal Street Jn 19/09 19/06
Manchester Victoria 19.12a [P3] 19.08 [P3]


Associated E.C.S. & Light Engine Moves

5Z61 : (57313?) : Carnforth Steamtown to Brewery Jn
5Z61 : (44871 & 45407 with 57313 on rear) : Brewery Jn to Manchester Victoria
5Z64 : (44871 & 45407 with 57313 on rear) : Manchester Victoria to Brewery Jn
5Z64 : (57313?) : Brewery Jn to Carnforth Steamtown

Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Carnforth Steamtown 02.08d 00.19a
Carnforth H.S. 02.18 ~ 02.28 23.59 ~ 00.09
Carnforth 02.33 ~ 03.53 22.56 ~ 23.56
Carnforth North Jn 03/54 22/55
Carnforth U&DGL - 21.13 ~ 22.50
Morecambe South Jn 04/00 21/07
Lancaster 04/02 21/05
Garstang & Catteral 04/12 20/56
Preston 04/29 20/47
Farington Curve Jn 04/31 20/45
Euxton Jn 04/35 20/41
Balshaw Lane 04/37 20/39
Wigan North Western 04/44 20/30
Springs Branch Jn 04/45 -
Golborne Jn 04/51 -
Parkside Jn 04/54 -
Astley 05/01 -
Eccles 05/06 -
Crow Nest Jn - 20/24
Walkden - 20/16
Salford Crescent - 20/09
Ordsall Lane Jn 05/16 20/07
Deal Street 05/19 19/57
Manchester Victoria 05.21 ~ 05.23 19/55
Miles Platting 05/28 19/52
Brewery Jn [DPL] 05.30 ~ 06.00 19.34 ~ 19.50
Miles Platting 06/02 19/32
Manchester Victoria 06.07a [P3] 19.23d [P3]

5Z60 : (44871 & 45407 with 35517?) : Bury Bolton Street to Brewery Jn
5Z65 : (44871 & 45407 with 35517?) : Brewery Jn to Bury Bolton Street

Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Bury Bolton Street ?d ?a
Hopwood GF ?a ~ 04.48d 21.05a ~ ?d
Castleton North Jn 04.58 ~ 05.03 20.45 ~ 20.55
Castleton 05.13 ~ 05.18 20.20 ~ 20.25
Castleton [DGL] - 20.00 ~ 20.18
Vitriol Works 05/25 19/55
Thorpes Bridge Jn 05/32 19/49
Brewery Jn 05.35a [UPL] 19.46d [DPL]

5Z63 : (57313 with 45407 & 44871 on rear) : Carlisle - Upperby - Petteril Bridge Jn - Carlisle
(whole train turned)

Location Booked
Carlisle 11.20d [P3]
Carlisle Sig.CE335 11.22 ~ 11.25
Carlisle 11.27 ~ 11.42 [A]
Carlisle Sig.CE335 11.44 ~ 11.47
Carlisle 11.49 ~ 11.51 [B]
Upperby Jn ? ~ ?
Upperby 11.53 ~ 13.47 [UTGL]
London Road Jn 13/53
Petteril Bridge Jn 13.55 ~ 13.58
London Road Jn 14/00
Carlisle 14.03a [P3]


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